The Saturday night show by Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish is the first in the Blues Skies on the Hill spring concert series at the Academy Playhouse.
The show is the first in the new Blue Skies on the Hill spring concert series, sponsored by the playhouse and WOMR/WRFM radio.
Coming up: April 22, Jerry Portnoy, a blues harp heavyweight who played for years with Muddy Waters and later with Eric Clapton;
April 29, Kenny Wenzel, a multi-instrumentalist, whos toured with the Woody Herman Band, the Artie Shaw Orchestra, K.C. and the Sunshine Band and Peter Frampton;
May 6, The Sonny Barbato Trio, led by the pioneering jazz accordionist;
May 13,Dobro player Abbie Gardner, a former member of the Americana band Red Molly.